UW-Green Bay Music presents Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band concert March 3
The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band will join forces Saturday, March 3, performing a 7:30 p.m. concert in the Cofrin Family (main) Hall at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts.
The program will kick off with the UW-Green Bay Symphonic Band performing such works as “Amazing Grace” by Frank Ticheli, “Two Short Suites after Gervaise” by Robert Margolis and “Prelude and Fugue in G minor” by Johann Sebastian Bach. Following intermission, the Wind Ensemble will take the stage, performing works that include “Folk Song Suite” by Ralph Vaughan Williams, “O Magnum Mysterium” by Morten Lauridsen and “Water Music Suite” by George Frederick Handel. UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Kevin Collins, Arts and Visual Design, will conduct the Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble.
UW-Green Bay Symphonic Band personnel are as follows:
Flute: Raelynn Bohrmueller, Courtney Bennet, Shannon Alba, Jenny Draxler; Clarinet: Sarah Wanek, Karli Peterson, Sarah Wysocki; Alto saxophone: Meghan Riley, Kyle Hendrickson, Kyle Kobish; Tenor saxophone: Nathan Vergin, Mathew Hayes; Baritone saxophone: Chris Haataja; Horn: Emily Bjerstedt, Katie Fitchenbauer, Jillian Patrick; Trumpet: Tanner Vodvarka, Lane Ludtke, Tyler Sherfinski; Trombone: Nic Fischer, David Feld; Bass trombone: Patrick Romanek; Euphonium: Aaron Mueller; Tuba: Joseph Russet; Percussion: Molly Trochta, Michaela Hogan.
UW-Green Bay Wind Ensemble personnel are as follows:
Flute: Kailey Mucha, co-principal; Monica Wysocki, co-principal (plus piccolo); Jamie Rodgers (plus piccolo); Oboe: Nathan Hermaus; Clarinet: Tyler Rindo, Eileen Lacenski, Sarah Wanek; Alto saxophone: Sam Stranz, Cole Watkins; Tenor saxophone: Brian Kopfhammer; Baritone saxophone: Kyle Hall; Horn: Emily Bjerstad, Jillian Patrick; Trumpet: Kayla Johnson, Greg Koeller, Gatlin Grimm; Trombone: Mike Fowler, Nic Fischer; Bass trombone: Patrick Romanek; Euphonium: Bill Burroughs; Tuba: Joe Russett; Percussion: Adam LeGrave, Meghan Kielpikowski, Kyle Sweeney; Piano/keyboard: Kyle Sweeney; String bass: Anthony Pessavento.
Tickets for the March 3 concert, UW-Green Bay Music’s 26th of the 2011-12 season, are $7 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. Call (920) 465-2400 or visit www.uwgb.edu/tickets. For more information, visit www.uwgb.edu/music. The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music, is located at 2420 Nicolet Drive.